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Most investors seem to have kept faith in the stock market in Samvat 2075

But banks and NBFCs continue to remain a cause for concern

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The markets are also factoring in the re-election of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the general election

Business Standard Editorial Comment
Equity prices have displayed unusual patterns in Samvat 2075. Between November 7 last year and October 26, the Nifty and Sensex have gained over 9 per cent each. But while the headline indices have done well enough, the mid- and small-cap indices have suffered capital losses, and the majority of listed stocks have lost ground. As a result, most equity investors have suffered and that has perhaps been a contributory factor in the weak consumption patterns witnessed this festive season. Despite this and the steady stream of negative news on the corporate and macro-economic front through the past 12 months,

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First Published: Oct 27 2019 | 11:25 PM IST

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